Homes Of The Future May Be Insulated With Burnt Toast!
Homes and businesses of the future may be insulated with burnt toast. We’re not kidding.
Scientists in China have come up with a way to create carbon foam, a lightweight material used all over the world as an insulator, from bread. The researchers are trying to develop a more environmentally friendly and cost-effective version of material, which is generally difficult and expensive to make.
These guys took an iPad, turned it into a skateboard. Why? Because they can. Watch them try to kickflip it… and drop in at a skatepark:
Some contend that the distinction between an
extreme sport and a conventional one has as
much to do with marketing as with the level
of danger involved or the adrenaline generated.
For example, ATV Rider is both dangerous
and adrenaline-inducing but is not considered
an extreme sport. One common aspect of an
extreme sport is a counter-cultural aura -
a rejection of authority and of the status quo.